viral pericarditis

vi·ral per·i·car·di·tis

pericarditis due to a viral infection.
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She received non steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID)for 2 months under the impression of acute viral pericarditis.
His medical history was unremarkable other than a documented episode of viral pericarditis 4 years prior that resolved with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medication.
2,5) Although the cause of pericardial disease is often undetermined, it is important to remember that an asymptomatic or forgotten episode of viral pericarditis could have been the inciting event.
Indeed, almost no morphologic information is present on viral pericarditis in humans.